About Me...

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Sally Gales writes speculative fiction for both children and adults. An ex-architect turned writer, she earned a doctorate in Creative Writing from the University of Glasgow. Sally lives in Scotland, where she teaches both creative writing and academic writing skills at the university level.

Sally is working on various projects at the moment. She is currently querying a YA, science fiction novel about an Indoor girl who goes Outside to figure out where she belongs. She is writing a middle-grade fantasy re-imagining of Alice in Wonderland that involves two sisters at odds. And Sally writes creative non-fiction essays about her trips to ruins as well as her history growing up Colombian-American. 

  • Some of my favorite authors include: V.E. Schwab, Erin Morgenstern, Alix E. Harrow and Tomi Adeyemi.

  • Favorite Disney World park: Animal Kingdom

  • I wanted to be a vet growing up. 

  • Recent Netflix watches: Sailor Moon Eternal, Shadow & Bone, & Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous. 

  • If Jurassic World opened today, I would go.

  • Favorite Animes: Inu-Yasha, Sailor Moon, anything Studio Ghibli, & One Punch Man

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Me: Then & Now

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